About The Author

Paulo Amado Mendes is a researcher at civil engineering and sustainability researcher at  University of Coimbra | UC · Institute for Sustainability and Innovation in Structural Engineering.

 

Measuring Parked Vehicles’ Effect On Noise Pollution

Many types of research indicate that exposure to noise pollution can induce negative effects on human health: cardiovascular diseases, sleep disturbances, psychological disorders, negative effects on the auditory system, etc. For these reasons, environmental noise has come to be considered by the World Health Organization as one of the principal environmental issues in cities. In